White Picket Gardens.
Mint ‘chocolate’ perennial. Shade or sun, wonderful mint with a taste of a peppermint patty flavor.
This planting has been archived (Died).
Purchased from Sky Nursery
Latest Milestone Dying
Try to ensure a gap of at least 1.49 feet (45.72 cm) when sowing to prevent overcrowding your seedlings.
Eau de cologne mint 'Chocolate' normally tends to reach to a mature height of 60.96 cm [imperial: 1.98 feet] so ensure you have enough space in your garden for this plant.
Your garden has full sun light - Eau de cologne mint 'Chocolate' should be planted in a location that enjoys partial sun.
Your garden has compost soil: Eau de cologne mint 'Chocolate' should be planted ideally in loam soil.
Remember to water often.
Your garden's USDA Hardiness Zone (8b) is within the ideal range for Eau de cologne mint 'Chocolate'. The recommended range is between Zone 3 and 11.
Eau de cologne mint 'Chocolate' ideally needs a soil ph of 6.0 to 7.5 (acidic to alkaline soil), so check your soil acidity regularily.
More information about Chocolate Mint is available in the Folia gardener's wiki. All Chocolate Mint Care Instructions have been kindly provided by our members.